Diamond Head is the most photographed feature on Oahu and the famous backdrop to Waikiki Beach surfers. The extinct volcano gets its name from the 18th century sailors who mistook glowing minerals embedded in the rock for diamonds. The TV series Lost, which was filmed entirely on Oahu, used Diamond Head in some of its scenes.
HB 1024 was amended to address the concerns Fischer raised regarding highway driving; under the amendment a holder of an agricultural youth license could not drive on a “limited access highway” where speeds are set above 65. The amendment was introduced by Rep. Max Tyler, D Wheat Ridge, who said he grew up on the edges of an agricultural area and that “farm kids were no more responsible” than anyone else, especially in driving, and he originally set the restriction to 55.
It is also clear, that it has nothing to do with health, or, the health of the workers. It is about power, and, abuse of that power. Just read the posts on this thread that should be all the proof that anyone should need.(Non smoker)Lived in NYC, and now live in KCMO, and I can say from personal experience that the bar scene will remain alive and well and will likely increase to some extent following the ban..
The second round of the competition consists of a 25 word written test that determines which students advance to the final rounds on Thursday. Spellers advance to the third round based on the number of words they spell correctly on the written test. At least 80 spellers will advance to the final rounds.
“The recent issue of Time Magazine named mine and Andy’s appearance as number two of the top 10 appearances on the ‘Late Show with David Letterman.’ Out of all the guests, and he had over 19,900 guests in those 30 plus years on his show, it was quite a story. All of that is on the DVD. It tells the history of how [Andy] and I met and how he approached me.
An eclectic mix of important people have been buried in the cathedral or in the earlier church called the Old Minster that once stood on the grounds. These include several Saxon kings, St. Swithun (the cathedral’s patron saint), diver William Walker (who saved the cathedral from collapse by working underwater for six years to shore up its flooded foundations), Josephine Butler (a 19th century campaigner against human trafficking) and novelist Jane Austen (who has not one but three memorials there)..
They have decided incarcerating convicted Felons for long periods is too expensive. Between Prop 47 and AB 109 within a decade they will be closing state prisons. First will be San Quentin. Thompson said he wasn’t surprised to hear about the Cole Cooper controversy in Edmonds. “Given the problems that this created in Snohomish County, I’m amazed that they didn’t do something to correct it,” Thompson said. “I’m not aware of anyone (at the county) who felt the situation made sense.